The Great Awakening

Kayla Chaires & Joel De La Cruz

Background History

The First Great Awakening lasted 13 years. It began in the 1730's. Pockets of revivalism occurred in years prior amongst the ministry of Jonathan Edwards's grandfather, Solomon Stoddard

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Colonist experienced an awakening in their life. Widespread Christian movement involving sermons and revivals that emphasized faith in God. Jonathan Edwards was one of the leaders in the Great Awakening,he urged sinners to seek forgiveness.